* Roles & Responsibilities

July 19, 2019

How Do You Answer Such Caregiver Questions?

What day is this? “Why, it’s Tuesday.” (There’s only one answer to this one, although you might add the month and date, depending.) What am I supposed to be doing? I don’t know what I’m supposed […]
July 18, 2019

Insomnia: The Caregiver’s Role

A growing number of seniors today face the difficulty of sleep disorders, commonly referred to as insomnia. Up to 30% of the elderly experience infrequent sleep patterns, apnea (the stoppage of breath), and waking up too […]
July 17, 2019

Antibiotic Therapy in Elderly Patients with Acute Exacerbation of Chronic Bronchitis

Antibiotic Treatment in Elderly Patients with AECB Elderly patients have alterations in pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics as a result of drug interactions, and decreases in renal and metabolic clearances of drugs are seen with many drugs used […]
July 15, 2019

Forty-Eight Mental Breaks for Caregivers

Caregiving takes a lot of time. Even if you had spare time to daydream in the first place, it’s probably gone now. However you must give yourself a mental break once in a while. The following […]
July 12, 2019

Driver Safety for Seniors

After she pondered the fact that she learned how to drive as a teenager, 72-year-old Marjorie Butler Norrie signed up for the AARP Driver Safety Program refresher course. “We think that we’re driving like we used […]
July 3, 2019

Caring for A Loved One with Mental Illness: Tips and Support

About 8.4 million Americans are caregivers to adults with emotional or mental health conditions. If you’re a caregiver to a family member who has some type of mental illness, then you know it can be an […]
July 2, 2019

Successful Caregiving

Planning and problem solving are important skills for a caregiver. Being organized on a daily basis and being ready to handle unexpected situations reduces stress and helps you care for your loved one. APPOINTMENTS & ACCESS […]
June 28, 2019

Work Separation Anxiety: More than a Sense of Responsibility

Do you stress out about work even when you’re off the clock? Most of us consider ourselves pretty lucky if we are able to get paid to do a job we enjoy. Whether you’re a CEO, […]
June 7, 2019

Travel Guidelines For People With Memory Disorders

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